To receive information from Natural Resources Wales (NRW)
relating to the public consultation
BC asked that the members of NRW introduce themselves for
the benefit of Council.
NRW gave a brief summary of what the consultation was for
and the process.
A draft permit and a draft decision report is available
online. The decision report explains how they came to their
decisions for the permit.
NRW explained that comments made could be anonymous, and
could be made online or at the two meetings to be held at
the Parish Hall. The deadline for the consultation is
BC asked if there was a mention of ongoing monitoring of
emissions. JF confirmed that there would be. The schedules
at the end of the permit give the relevant information.
TE requested information regarding complaints procedure. JF
stated that they would need a different meeting to discuss
their role in complaints. JA requested that NRW come back
for another meeting reading this. IO briefly explained that
they currently have a very good complaints procedure,
allocated to an officer and given ref. no within 24 hours
and they would be happy to come back and discuss in more
detail. JA concerned that NRW may face these questions at
BC asked how many people would be able to attend the
consultation at a time. NRW confirmed the they will have 8
people in total with more available if needed. 3 lots of 2
in the consultation, 1 on the door and 1 Welsh speaker.
JA asked if Kronospan would be allowed to attend. NRW
confirmed they would not.
FH asked if the noise issue raised by WCBC would be
considered in the permit decision. JF explained that WCBC
had been in the consultation and amendments will be
JA asked if hard copies of the consultation were available.
JF confirmed that people can call NRW and request a hard
copy if needed.
BC & FH asked RAG to promote the consultation on Facebook.
RAG to create Facebook post.
TE asked what would happen with regards to future planning
applications. JF advised a new permit would be required for
any future planning applications. NRW are a statutory
consultee and will be automatically made aware of any
planning applications. WCBC will still have responsibility.